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Comics: Phoenix Fest tickets on sale now

March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Billed as the only comics festival in the UK aimed specifically at children, the Phoenix Festival has its tickets available to book now. We’ve been huge fans of the Phoenix on here – Richard (sometimes...

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Neill Cameron, writes Matt Badham, is a cartoonist and (occasional) educationalist whose comic strips have appeared in The DFC and The Phoenix. Recently, he was commissioned to create a gigantic comic strip that could be...

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Upcoming: Caption 2013

July 24, 2013 | 1 Comments

(Caption 2013 logo designed by and (c) Rian Hughes) July is rushing past and already August beckons (how do those months go past so quickly??); up where I am in the hilly splendour of Edinburgh...

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Upcoming: Caption 2013

April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

This summer sees the welcome return to one of the oldest continual fixtures on the British comics con calendar, Oxford’s own Caption, which returns to the East Oxford Community Centre on Saturday 24th and Sunday...

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Caption is coming

August 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

  One of the great event highlights of the UK small press scene, Caption, returns this month for the Caption Summer Special, taking place over the weekend of Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th of August...

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What’s the Point of the Arts and Humanities? is the title of a discussion at the Oxford Literary Festival, which will include in the panel Josie Long, Stewart Lee and a certain Mr Alan Moore,...

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Caption report

August 5, 2010 | 1 Comments

Matt Badham, wandering writer and sometime conributor to the FP blog, has posted up a report on the recent Caption comics bash in Oxford, which sounds like it was (as usual) a great weekend: “I...

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Caption guests announced

May 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

Selina Locke tells us that this year’s Caption – titled Mad Science (our favourite kind of science) – has officially announced its first guests for this year’s bash at the end of July; here’s Selina...

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